Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Build an Aztec Floating Garden

The Aztec floating garden looks like a floating garden. In reality, it is a garden that is supported by pylons. This picture is an Aztec floating garden called a Chinampas. The benefits of growing a Chinampas garden are: they provide shelter for the pond fish against predators, Chinampas use far less water than traditional irrigation, and vegetables grow healthier and yield 7 times more crops.

Learn how to make your own Chinampas at:



The Pond Plant Girl

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